Pot-valiant - definition of Pot-valiant by The Free Dictionary
|a.||1.||Having the courage given by drink.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature
'Never, Sir,' rejoined Pott, pot-valiant
in a double sense--
They gathered behind walls or flickered across the open in shouting masses, and were pot-valiant